People evacuate Lebanon during conflict
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People leave Lebanon as conflict continues
At least 60 Americans were flown out of Lebanon by helicopter today while hundreds waited in frustration for a passenger ship to take them to Cyprus. Hundreds of Europeans were able to depart Lebanon by ship and plane.

At left: European evacuees from Lebanon waited for the Greek cruise ship ferrying them from Beirut to dock at Larnaca, Cyprus, today.
(Reuters Photo)